Impact of Academic Research on GDP Growth

As it is shown in the economic growth literature, the return of resources invested in research is expected to contribute to the higher growth rate of potential income of the economy. This paper examines this relation in case of Hungary based on data from the period 2000-2011. Three sources of GDP growth are the increase in […]

Indicator System for Academic Research

This research report recommends methodology and detailed content of an indicator system for the national science policy; it reviews the steps necessarily to take in order to establish such a system, the institutional framework and its visualization on the web. HETFA was commissioned by the Agency for Education to execute this research project hand in […]

Thirst for Science? Researchers’ Night 2012

Réka Geambașu – Béla Kardon – Boldizsár Megyesi – Ágnes Patakfalvi-Czirják (2013): Thirst for science? Social conceptions of the research activity, the factors influencing career choices and the social impacts of Researchers’ Nights. ISBN 978-963-89112-5-4 The book is an extended and more problematizing and deeper analysis of the data collected throughout the social impact analyses carried out for […]